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What is a Modern Workplace?

What is a Modern Workplace?

Sue Woodward | 14 November 2019

In a series of conversations with people, the notion of a Modern Workplace is explored – the environment, tools, and the culture that enables people to do their best work and enjoy it at the same time. Hear from Essendon’s…

End of ISDN. 3 things to be business ready.

End of ISDN. 3 things to be business ready.

Flavia Fontana | 14 November 2019

ISDN service disconnection has begun. Now is the time for businesses to make the switch and avoid costly operational impacts. “Businesses should start considering their options, don’t leave it to the last minute as this will place undue pressure on…

Confused on what to use and when in M365?

Confused on what to use and when in M365?

Ben Granger-Holcombe | 13 November 2019

M365 is armed with a stack of collaboration tools. Microsoft is continually improving these tools so that they live up to their promise of delivering a ‘modern workplace’.   Many clients are asking me what the difference is between OneDrive, Sharepoint, Teams, Yammer and Exchange (email)? What tool should we be using, when and for…

XCentral and Microsoft team up to support Not-For-Profits

XCentral and Microsoft team up to support Not-For-Profits

Angus Mansfield | 16 October 2019

XCentral is one of a select group of Microsoft partners worldwide to be able to offer Microsoft 365 Business geared for not-for-profits. The solution is a platform to assist not-for-profits cut costs in implementation and management, enable their staff to…

Digital and Mobility Strategy

Digital and Mobility Strategy

| 10 October 2019

A digital, borderless workplace. Where staff is empowered. Where customers experience great. The workplace is changing rapidly. There is a significant shift in how business operates, staff work, and consumers consume. Staff is demanding a personalised connected experience, choice of…

Activate Teams and Video Without The Expense

Activate Teams and Video Without The Expense

Ben Granger-Holcombe | 30 September 2019

Microsoft Teams is one of the most popular collaboration tools for workplaces of any size and any industry. There are now 13+ million active Teams users around the world. Organisations are experiencing increased staff productivity and greater security to data…

Digital Workplace

Steve Sutherland | 25 September 2019

Digital The workplace is changing rapidly and so are the needs and expectations of employees. Research conducted recently across more than 1000 employees of Mid-sized Australian organisations revealed some interesting findings: 30 % of the workday spent looking for the right…

What is a Modern Workplace?

What is a Modern Workplace?

Sue Woodward | 19 September 2019

Being more productive and delivering quality work is a universal goal In a series of conversations with people, the notion of a Modern Workplace is explored – the environment, tools, and the culture that enables people to do their best…

Scams. Spot them. Stop them.

Scams. Spot them. Stop them.

Angus Mansfield | 18 September 2019

Spot scams before they hit your mailbox According to the ACCC Australians are set to lose more than $532million to scammers in 2019.  Scammers are smart and driven.  Their employees are trained and incentivised to trick, infiltrate and hack businesses…

XCentral deploys Cloud-Based Information Hub For Teamwork

XCentral deploys Cloud-Based Information Hub For Teamwork

Ben Granger-Holcombe | 12 September 2019

  XCentral deploys Cloud-Based Information Hub For Teamwork   Peoplecare is a private health insurer, providing health insurance cover to over 80,000 members and 200 staff.  Their goal is to make the choice in health cover simpler. Its culture is…